The Barrier of Self-Sufficiency

The Barrier of Self-Sufficiency

Over the last few summers, I’ve enjoyed doing something that many people consider crazy. I compete in triathlons. While I generally enjoy the event, there is one aspect of a triathlon that is especially challenging: the swim. However, the most difficult aspect is not...
Lament Psalms are a Gift

Lament Psalms are a Gift

Pain. Doubt. Frustration. Questions. Trust. Hope. These are the emotions of over a third of the Psalms. They are called laments – the historic prayer language of God’s people for processing pain. Psalms of Lament were written by hurting people for hurting...